“Now I am ready,” he said, rising and strolling over to the waggon, where he seated himself on the disselboom.
You can hardly take up a paper anywhere without seeing a paragraph headed ‘The disselboom again.’
The oxen are not yet made fast to the disselboom for the night, and one of my natives is away to collect them.
Slipping quickly over the driver's seat, he dropped between the two "wheelers" to the disselboom, or tongue, of the trek wagon.
Then we all went, leaving Henri Marais still cutting up his tobacco on the disselboom.